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Duggars returning to TLC with Jessa and Jill slated for up to three reality TV specials

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TLC is spinning off the Duggar daughters, after all.

The Discovery-owned cable channel has ordered several new specials focusing on Jessa Seewald and Jill Dillard — who admitted during a Fox News interview that their older brother, Josh Duggar, had molested them as children.

Production will begin soon on at least one of the specials, which is expected to air by the end of the TV season, reported The Hollywood Reporter.

TLC canceled the evangelical Christian family’s popular reality show, “19 Kids and Counting,” after the molestation allegations were confirmed.

The new programs will show the 24-year-old Dillard and her husband, Derick, as they moved to El Salvador to conduct missionary work — although some fans are suspicious that the couple has used donations to fund their travel instead of their charity efforts.

The 22-year-old Seewald and her husband, Ben, are expecting their first child Nov. 1.

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Two or three programs are currently planned, the newspaper reported.

TLC reportedly explored a spinoff series focusing on the two sisters, who were among the most popular family members during the show’s 15-season run.

But the spinoff was canceled as reports suggested Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar may have helped cover up their son’s molestation of four of their daughters and another girl.

The sisters appeared with their mother last month in a TLC special focusing on sex abuse, and the family pitched a show that would involve them providing Christian counseling to sex abuse victims.

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Josh Duggar resigned from his position with the anti-LGBT Family Research Council, and he later admitted to cheating on his wife after his Ashley Madison account was revealed.

He is allegedly undergoing treatment at a Christian rehabilitation center in Illinois.

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Canada is taking advantage of Trump’s tariff pratfalls by scooping up new trade partners: report

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As American manufacturers reel and U.S. farmers see their economic well-being being destroyed by Donald Trump's trade wars, the Canadian government is stepping into the breach and boosting their own trade relations, reports Politico.

As part of their Global Translations podcast, Politico notes that countries -- and manufacturers -- are not standing by helplessly as Trump threatens and changes directions on trade on almost a daily basis.

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Hope Hicks told Congress that Trump was ‘serious’ about accepting foreign help: Jerry Nadler

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Former White House communications director Hope Hicks told Congress on Wednesday that President Donald Trump really does welcome foreign assistance to help him win elections, according to Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY).

In a statement released Thursday, Nadler revealed that "Ms. Hicks made clear that she understood the President to be serious when he said that he would accept foreign interference in our elections" and "she also made clear that even she knew that such foreign assistance should be rejected and reported to the FBI."

Nadler then put Hicks's testimony in the broader context of Trump telling ABC News' George Stephanopoulos last week that he would welcome the help of a foreign government who came to him and offered him dirt on a political opponent.

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‘It’s a disaster — and it’s getting worse’: House GOP members in a frenzy over 2020 prospects as fundraising flounders

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According to a report in Politico, GOP House members are angry with their own National Republican Congressional Committee, claiming it is doing a poor job of fundraising and is making horrible decisions that could impact the party in the run-up to the 2020 election.

The reports states that Chairman Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) was forced to attempt to calm the waters at private caucus meeting Wednesday and allay members' fears by saying the internal problems were being inflated by Democrats and the press.

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